Christchurch to Greymouth

Christchurch to Greymouth

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Christchurch to Greymouth Schedule

Christchurch to Greymouth Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
New Zealand Rail First Class Seat 08:15 - 13:05NZD 219

Transportation from Christchurch to Greymouth

How to get from Christchurch to Greymouth

When you want to get from Christchurch to Greymouth, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Train ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about SEK 2,023. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a flight as a flight ticket costs as low as SEK 723.

How far is Christchurch from Greymouth?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Christchurch to Greymouth. Your trip will be a total of 135 miles (216 km). The flying distance is 104 miles (167 km).

How long does it take to get from Christchurch to Greymouth?

The travel time from Christchurch to Greymouth can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 1 to 5 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Christchurch to Greymouth?

The cost of the trip from Christchurch to Greymouth varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Air New Zealand: travelling by flight expect to pay as low as SEK 723 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as SEK 2,023.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Christchurch to Greymouth:

  • Plane tickets - SEK 723 to SEK 2,023;
  • Train tickets - SEK 1,389 to SEK 1,389;

How many trips per day are there between Christchurch and Greymouth?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Christchurch to Greymouth. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is SEK 723.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Christchurch to Greymouth
Air New Zealand

Trains

Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Christchurch to Greymouth

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Christchurch to Greymouth? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% users took a plane.
  • 1% Other